Pet-Friendly Hilltop Cabin Rental with Gorgeous Views from Wraparound Deck in IthacaIthaca, New York (United States) view map
Description of Glamping Units
This unique, pet-friendly cabin rental in Ithaca, New York can accommodate up to four guests. This elevated, pet-friendly cabin has a beautiful aesthetic to it, with modern green technology and rustic style. Perched on top of a hill, the main building has amazing panoramic views from the 1,200 square foot wrap-around deck - made of Brazilian Ipe - where guests and pets can relax in the natural beauty of their surroundings.
The expansive deck and granite walkway join the other two buildings that make up this pet-friendly vacation rental. The bathhouse has honed Colorado sandstone to form the shower, with a bluestone floor and sink. All the water provided comes from rainwater collection cistern that has a sophisticated series of filters to bring guests the cleanest water possible. Up on the hill, the property gets a soft breeze blowing through, even on the hottest days, which keeps the building naturally cool. However, there are also fans in each building so guests will be comfortable no matter the temperature.
The pet-friendly property was inspired by ancient Nordic Farms, the buildings of the suite cluster together and are joined by a four-foot pink granite walkway and a 1,200 square foot deck. Each unit has timber frame structures with flagstone roofs. The interior walls of the main cabin are stone slabs from the floor to ceiling. Floor to ceiling windows light up the property beautifully and guests and pets can see twenty miles on a clear day!
- Dining table
- Kitchen equipment
- Linens provided
- Lounge/Living room
- Queen-size bed
- Running water
- Towels provided
With five acres of pond, lawn, gardens, and hillside meadow, guests may enjoy the porch swing down by the pond, the double hammock under the poplars, or the fieldstone patio with cushioned chairs in order to relax in a peaceful and beautiful setting. There is a stone table with solar market umbrella and Weber gas grill perfect for outdoor dining. Additionally, there is a fire pit on the glamping site, perfect for toasting s'mores and stargazing with family and friends. Glampers are welcome to wander the hillside and feel free to pick the wild flowers. If guests are trained in Pilates, ask about the use of the equipment in the main house. If guests prefer yoga mats in their residence, just let the hosts know when booking.
Soap, linens, towels, dishcloths, firewood, toilet paper, shampoo, and conditioner are all kindly provided by the host. Wi-Fi and free parking on the premises are available for guests.
- Fire pit
- Patio furniture
Please be aware that the rates fluctuate throughout the year and are dependent on many factors. It is best to inquire with the host.
Long-term renters are welcome at this glamping property. Smoking, parties, and events are not permitted. The host reserves the right to ask guests to leave or to assess a cleaning fee if there is evidence of smoking on the property.
Pets are welcome at the site for no additional fee; however, the host requests that they not be left unattended unless they are happy in their crate. Please also keep dogs on a leash unless the guests have talked with the host about having them off leash, and please clean up after them.
Check-in is after 3 p.m.
With 28,000 watts of solar power, heat pumps, on-demand hot water heaters, super insulation, waterless composting toilets, a comprehensive recycling program, efficient appliances, organic gardens and electric cars, the glamping site can offer a sustainable, green getaway for guests who are concerned about minimizing their carbon footprint, but also want a luxuriously comfortable retreat from the stresses of everyday life.
Cancellation policy may be negotiable. Please inquire with the host. Read More
Location + Surroundings
This delightful glamping property is nestled in the hills just two miles east of downtown Ithaca, New York, where guests can find an array of restaurants, bars, and recreational activities to enjoy. The property is also situated close to the many beautiful walking trails through Ithaca's gorges. Greek Peak Ski and Snowboarding Resort, Yellow Barn State Forest, Hammond Hill State Forest, and Robinson Hollow State Forest are all under a 25-minute drive from the glamping site, where guests can go exploring, hiking, bicycling, wildlife watching, picnicking, and much more. Cayuga Lake and Finger Lakes are also close by to the property, perfect for fishing, kayaking, canoeing, and swimming. Read More
- If the guest cancels at least 30 days prior to check in: The guest will receive a 50% refund.
- Bird watching
- Body treatments
- City tours
- Horseback riding
- Mini golfing
- Movie theater
- Spa treatments
- Water sports
- Wine tasting
- Winter sports
There are plenty of activities available around the area of Ithaca, New York, in order to keep everyone entertained while on their glamping vacation at this property. Robert Treman State Park and Taughannock Falls State Park are around a 20-minute drive from the site, while Buttermilk Falls State Park is about ten minutes from the site. All of the State Parks offer many activities such as hiking amazing trails, discovering 12 waterfalls in total, swimming in an area under a waterfall, as well as picnicking, bicycling, wildlife watching, and photography. Cornell University, Cornell Botanic Gardens, Cayuga Lake, and Ithaca Farmers Market are a portion of other attractions around Ithaca that glampers can visit. Johnson Museum of Art is also a great place to check out. Other activities in the area of this glamping property include wine tasting, balloon rides, boating, bowling, golfing, dining, and shopping. There is sure to be something for everyone to love.